With the Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival with Star having to cancel the screening of Pakistani film Jago Hua Savera (1959) amid protests, what we're left with is the mutilation of art and culture at the hands of jingoism
After drawing the ire of a Mumbai-based NGO for including a Pakistani classic in its programme, the organisers of the Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival with Star have now cancelled the screening.
A complaint has been registered at Amboli police station against the Jio MAMI 18th Mumbai Film Festival with Star,for screening 1959 Pakistani classic Jago Hua Savera
Jio MAMI 2016's restored classics section offers you archival films from all over the world.
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